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PHI Learning Cost Accounting : Principles and Practice

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PHI Learning Cost Accounting : Principles and Practice

In the present global, knowledge-based, and e-business environment, cost accounting has witnessed remarkable changesIt has sought to take on technology and offer new solutions to cost-quality problems in industryFrom being a system for measuring and controlling costs, its principal focus has now shifted to managing costs, both at the pre- and post-production stagesInstead of mundane cost determination, it is strategic cost management which dominates the discussion in corporate board meetingsIt is this paradigm shift that has necessitated the writing of this book This comprehensive, profusely illustrated book is intended as a text for students of B.Com., B.Com(Hons.) and BBA coursesFor those aspiring for professional qualifications like Chartered Accountancy, ICWA, and MBA, it will serve as an excellent introductory text The instructors, in their turn, will immensely benefit in as much as it represents a balanced treatment of conceptual and managerial issues The book, with its student friendly approach, should prove to be a trendsetter in the Indian context.


Preface Section I: BASIC PRINCIPLES-Cost Accounting: An OverviewCost Concepts and Classifications Section II: ELEMENTS OF COST-Materials: Purchasing and Store-keeping Materials: Issue, Pricing and Control Labour: Costing and Control Overheads: Analysis, Distribution and ControlOverheads: Treatment of Special Items Section III: COSTING METHODS-Single or Output Costing Job-order, Batch and Contract Costing Process Costing: Losses, Equivalent Production, and Inter-Process Profits Process Costing: Joint Products and By-productsOperating/Service Costing Section IV: COST BOOK-KEEPING-Control Accounts Reconciliation of Cost and Financial Accounts Integrated (Integral) Accounts Section V: COST ANALYSIS AND CONTROL-Budgeting and Budgetary Control Standard Costing and Variance Analysis Responsibility Accounting Absorption and Marginal Costing: Income Measurement Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis Relevant Costing for Short-term Special Decisions Section VI: RECENT DEVELOPMENTS-Contemporary Topics Index.

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Brand / Publisher PHI Learning
Return Policy 30 Days
Book Type Reference Books
Edition 2015
ISBN 9788120317239
Author Prof : Nigam & Jain
Language English
Study Stream Commerce
Pages 1176
Binding Paperback


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Established in 1963, PHI Learning is a leading academic publisher of the country. Under the imprint of Eastern Economy Editions, PHI Learning has been the pioneer of low-cost high quality affordable texts. PHI titles encompass a wide range of subjects including engineering, sciences, humanities, management, computer science & information technology, social sciences and books for working professionals. With more than 3000 titles on its list today, PHI has often played a pivotal role in redesigning and reorienting university syllabi based on its valuable books.
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